Category Archives: pets

These Cats of Ours

We adopted sister kittens about two months ago.  Things have been a bit different since they’ve come into our home.  Our previous cats were adopted way back in 2001, so it’s been a while since we lived with kittens. Our … Continue reading

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Teenagers and a Tired Mom

Our kittens have arrived at the stinker stage (kitten teen years) in which I am being awakened in the wee hours of the morning being bitten by a cat trying to play.  Then the other one is climbing curtains and … Continue reading

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Time Marches On

It’s August and my oldest heads back to school in a little less than three weeks.  She’s going back early due to her job (which earns room and board!!!)  DD1 can’t wait to see her friends again and is even … Continue reading

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Zoom

Last weekend DH and I paid a visit to our local animal shelter.  I had been there with the kids, but this was his first time since we adopted our last cats seventeen years ago.  Needless to say, we feel … Continue reading

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Enough Vacation Already

I’ve decided that two weeks is just too much vacation for me.  I was ready to come home around day eight.  Maybe it’s because I’m older and appreciate home more.  For whatever reason, I don’t want to be away from … Continue reading

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A Ten Pound Hole

That’s what was left when our cat died.  Sixteen and a half years ago, we adopted two sister kittens from our local shelter.  Last November we euthanized one of them, and even though we knew it was the right thing … Continue reading

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Now You Tell Me!

Thanksgiving went well – quiet with just parents. The kids much preferred this meal to the traditional. Last night DH mentions that one of his co-workers had gotten their meal from Bob Evans, told me how much, that all of … Continue reading

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